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Course summary

This course aims to develops students' expertise primarily within the area of performance analysis, which includes biomechanics, technique and motion analysis and notational analysis. Students develop a range of practical and empirical skills that are transferable across industry, sport and health sectors.


Core modules: Sport Science Research Methods; Sport Science in Action; Sport Research Project. Optional modules: Performance Analysis; Biomechanics of Optimal Performance.

Assessment method

Assessment is by a combination of oral presentations, assignments, poster presentations, journal articles and an interview.

Entry requirements

A UK Honours degree (minimum 2.1) or equivalent in a relevant sport discipline including biology and biochemistry. Applicants with appropriate experience or other relevant qualifications may also be considered. International students need IELTS 6.5 (with minimum of 5.5 in reading, listening, speaking and writing) however other English language qualifications may be taken into consideration.

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Performance Analysis at Nottingham Trent University - UCAS